Read 'Traces Of You': Anoushka Shankar's Memorial To Her Father
October 21, 2013 – Banning Eyre reviews a new album that features the sitar player's half-sister, Norah Jones.
Read First Listen: William Onyeabor, 'Who Is William Onyeabor?'
October 20, 2013 – Even the compilers of a new funk collection don't fully know who William Onyeabor is.
Read Anoushka Shankar And Norah Jones: Half-Sisters Collaborate At Last
October 20, 2013 – The sitar-playing daughter of Ravi Shankar discusses teaming up with her half-sister, Norah Jones.
Watch Omar Souleyman, Live In Concert
Read 5 Songs That Will Shoogle Your Hurdie
Watch Tal National: The Rock Stars Of West Africa
Read First Listen: Omar Souleyman, 'Wenu Wenu'
Read From Bollywood Disco To Yemeni 45s, 5 Must-Hear International Albums
October 1, 2013 – Discover great genre-benders, from a cumbia-channeling Bollywood classic to Asia Minor rebooted.
Watch Oliver 'Tuku' Mtukudzi: Tiny Desk Concert
Read First Listen: 'Red Hot + Fela'
Read California Love: West Coast Musicians With International Sounds
September 28, 2013 – DJ Betto Arcos brings a stack of records by his favorite new California musicians to the show.
Watch Rokia Traoré On Taking Up Music, And Mali's 'Iron Women'
September 25, 2013 – The Malian singer finished her latest album just as war was breaking out in her home country.
Read First Listen: Rokia Traoré, 'Beautiful Africa'
Read Honoring A Duty To Make Music In Silent Mali
Read Barbez Mines Resistance And Tradition Of Italian Jews
September 14, 2013 – Inspired by an ethnomusicologist, musician Dan Kaufman revives forgotten melodies on Bella Ciao.